Diogo Freitas do Amaral, a conservative politician who played a leading role in cementing democracy after Portugal’s 1974 Carnation Revolution and later became president of the UN General Assembly, has died aged 78.
Hurricane Lorenzo lashed the mid-Atlantic Azores Islands with heavy rain, powerful winds and high waves, though initial reports said it caused only minor damage.
A Portuguese court has convicted an elderly British couple of drug trafficking after police apprehended them on a cruise ship with 9kg (20lbs) of cocaine hidden in their suitcases.
Cristiano Ronaldo is determined to end his career with at least one more Ballon d’Or than great rival Lionel Messi as he attempts to establish himself as the greatest player of all time.
Cristiano Ronaldo has broken down in tears after being shown footage of his late father during a television interview.
Foreign drug workers have praised Scotland’s roll-out of an anti-overdose jab that was only made possible by a writ issued by the country’s top legal officer.
Name a country plagued with a spiralling drug death toll, dirty needles lining the streets and families mourning loved ones lost to substances.
Former Dundee United kid Ryan Gauld is staying in Portugal, despite being offloaded by Lisbon giants Sporting.
A Netflix documentary about Madeleine McCann will be released on Friday, the streaming service has confirmed, saying it will be a “detailed look” at the disappearance of the three-year-old.
More than a thousand firefighters supported by 19 aircraft have been battling a major wildfire in southern Portugal for a fifth straight day.
Tourists heading to southwestern Europe are being warned to take extra care as record-breaking temperatures are predicted for later this week.
Dundee insist defender Steven Caulker was sent home early from their Portugal training camp for a scan on an ankle injury despite reports he breached club discipline.
Dundee finished their pre-season trip to Portugal in defeat, going down 3-2 in a bruising encounter with SC Farense in the Algarve.
The handful of Dundee supporters who made the long trip to Albufeira to see their team in action got a glimpse of the threat new striker Jean Mendy brings, according to manager Neil McCann.
Neil McCann has “plenty to work on” after his Dundee side came out on the wrong side of their training game in Albufeira – but insists fans shouldn’t worry too much about the 4-0 scoreline.
One of the main reasons Neil McCann is taking Dundee to Portugal is team bonding.
Dundee boss Neil McCann is still deciding whether he’ll use the pre-season trip to Portugal to have an extended look at the three trialists he used in Monday night’s friendly win over Cowdenbeath.
The bust of Cristiano Ronaldo at Madeira Airport which gained cult popularity has been replaced.
Dundee boss Neil McCann is looking to trim his squad ahead of their pre-season trip to Portugal next month.
Dundee will jet off to the Algarve for a pre-season trip - as well as playing a Portuguese team.